Huw Jones

Neil Dowler (Chairman)


Dinas Park



Maroon shirts, shorts and socks


Blue Striped shirts,blue shorts and socks

AFC Porth

Dinas Park, Porth


Huw Jones

01443 686716

07974 252940

01443 686716

Alternative Secretary

Neil Dowler (Chairman)

01443 687748

07894 488403

01443 687748


AFC Porth are the latest in a number of sides to have represented the town of Porth, situated at the junction of the Rhondda Fawr and Rhondda Fach valleys, and a hot bed for the  game of association football for over a 125 years.

1891-Porth, entered into the newly formed South Wales League. Lost in a 3 team play off for the Title.

1896-Won the South Wales Fa Amateur Cup, now known as the Intermediate Cup

1919-Porth Athletic entered the newly reformed Welsh National League.

Became champions in 1921/1922.

1933- Porth United, were elected to the Welsh National League where they remained until resigning after season 1936-37

1946-.Porth Welfare was formed competing in the Welsh League, the Welfare’s demise ended with their extinction from the local leagues in the 1970s.  

1950-During Porth Welfare’s time, a company team, Beatus United, was formed.

Starting in the Rhondda League, Beatus were promoted to the South Wales Amateur League in 1964. 

1984- Decision was made to change the name of Beatus United to the town name of AFC Porth .Under the guidance of Mr Ray Hacker rapid promotion from the South Wales Amateur League, winning the Corinthian Cup, AFC Porth had a meteoric rise up the divisions of the Welsh League. 

1992-With the formation of the League of Wales, AFC Porth won the Division Two title in successive seasons.

1996-To provide the club with a bigger marketing profile, AFC Porth was renamed

AFC Rhondda.

2004-Reverted back to AFC Porth.

2007-Unfortunately AFC Porth were relegated from the Welsh League and returned to the South Wales Amateur League for season 2007-8.

2008- Returned to the Welsh League at the first attempt, the first to do this feat since the inception of the Welsh Football Pyramid System.

2009-Promoted Div. 2

2011-Promoted Div. 1

2014 AFC Porth won the Nathaniel Car Sales League Cup.

2015-Relegated to Div. 2

2017-Ryan Betteney, assisted by Jamie Hallett have taken over for season 17/18.    &

Dinas Park

Dinas Road


CF40 1JG


Ben Al-Hun

Versatile midfielder.forward with a knack for scoring goals.

Alex Adshead

Aged 19, Defender, Prev Club Ton Pentre, Re-Joined 2017.


Cool, calm composed with a sweet left foot, former Youth Product.

Ryan Betteney

Aged 28, Goalkeeper, Prev club Cwm Welfare, Joined 2017.


Great shot stopper, non-stop talker, born leader..

Callum Webber

Age 20, Midfield Prev Club Cambrian&Clydach, Joined 2017.


Great attitude, not stop worker for his team, no mean skill either, one to watch.

Bradley Williams

Aged 19, Defender, Prev Club AFC Porth Youth, Joined 2015.


Cultured player, great reader of the game for one so young, big future.

Joseph Adamo

Aged 33, Midfield, Prev Club AFC Gilfach, Joined 2017,


Experienced player likes to dictate play, great left foot on set pieces.

Jamie Hallett
Nicky Louch

Age 28, Midfield, Prev Club Barry, Joined 2017.


Makes midfield tick, does hard work, plenty flair to go with the “Dog” 

Ashley Hollingshead

Age 23, Prev Club Cwm Welfare.

Has played for AFC Llanelli,Merthyr Town, and represented wales at Semi-Pro level, sweet left foot, great dead ball striker.

James Banner
Jordan Jones
James Lowe
Jack Weaver
Joshua Davies
Morgan Davies
Christopher Lewis
Tyler Clatworthy
Daniel Collins
Grant Davies
Connor Ray
Nicholas Price
Liam Snowden
John Elward
Connor Berry
James Mannings
Gavin Morris
Nathan Phillips